What we're about

Creative, practical and inspiring workshops and courses for every stage of Creative Writing, Rewriting and Editing. Build your skills, confidence and creative network and keep the momentum and sense of fun to guide you and your writing from ‘work-in-progress’ to ‘the end’.

Freelance writer and teacher Rachel Knightley's sessions will help you make the most of your writing voice and find the space and time to make writing a regular habit in your life. Each workshop provides a mix of stimulus, exercises, discussion, feedback and classic and modern examples from across the literary genres. Boost your writing, confidence and word-count with new skills and new writing friends.

Upcoming events (5)

Just Write It – Daytime Writing Retreat

Online event

£2.00

- Companionable silence and dedicated writing time. No frills. Just time and space to write.
- Writing prompt sheet available from Rachel by direct message during the session, for anyone who feels like a nudge.
- Join and leave whenever you like.
- We'll unmute at the beginning for a few minutes to say hi, then at end of the session for those who fancy a chat!

THIS EVENT IS FREE TO CURRENT MEMBERS OF ANY 6-WEEK COURSE WITH GREEN INK WRITERS' GYM. IF THAT'S YOU, EMAIL RACHEL! [masked]

Just Write It – Afterwork Writing Retreat (Join any time during event)

- Companionable silence and dedicated writing time. Chat at the end :)
- Writing Exercises prompt sheet available from Rachel by direct message during the session, if anyone needs a prompt.
- Join and leave whenever you like.
- We'll unmute at the end of the session for anyone who wants to stay and chat.

THIS EVENT IS FREE TO CURRENT MEMBERS OF ANY 6-WEEK COURSE WITH GREEN INK WRITERS' GYM. IF THAT'S YOU, EMAIL RACHEL! [masked]

Coffee & Creativity – FREE "Virtual Cafe" for Writers and Artists

Join us for a tea or coffee and an afternoon writing session – new faces always welcome!

Start with a chat about art or life with fellow creatives, then make progress on your own project before another chat at the end of the session.

Led by Dr Rachel Knightley, published fiction and non-fiction author, former copywriter and sub-editor for Telegraph Media Group and full-time writer and coach. Any questions? Get in touch at [masked]

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Any questions? Send a message to Rachel or email [masked]

Write From Life – Memoir & Fiction Writing (Week 1)

Online event

£17.50

Write From Life is a memoir and fiction writing course, welcoming beginners and experienced writers alike. Explore techniques for turning the everyday – and the extraordinary – into strong, unique story material.

Each of the six unique workshops will provide new exercises and material to develop your technique, confidence and understanding of the writing process. Develop your voice and style, clarify your story and target your writing goals in a supportive, engaging group environment.

BOOK FULL COURSE FOR A DISCOUNT ON EVERY WORKSHOP: www.greeninkwritersgym.com

Beginners and experienced writers all welcome! Green Ink Writers' Gym Saturday workouts are designed to boost your enthusiasm, confidence and inspiration – the perfect place to recharge your creative batteries.

Dr Rachel Knightley is a fiction and non-fiction author with a background in directing. She coaches writers and speakers of all ages and industries, from LAMDA Exams and auditions to speechwriting and CPD. www.rachelknightley.com | www.greeninkwritersgym.com

Past events (184)

Just Write It – Weekend Writing Retreat

Online event

£2.00

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